Cable, Telephone, Internet Affected


A main fiber optic line has been knocked down in the Micaville Area of Yancey County by a road construction crew.  This will affect cable, telephone, and internet service for Country Cablevision Customers in the Micaville, South Toe and Newdale areas of Yancey County and most of Mitchell County for several hours this afternoon.  Both Country Cablevision and French Broad EMC are working diligently to get the damage repaired and get service reinstated for the customers affected as soon as possible.  They appreciate your patience and understanding during this outage and apologize for the inconvenience.

Burnsville Town Council Meeting Change


Because a quorum is not expected for the Burnsville Town Council's regular meeting this Thursday, a special meeting has been called for 6 p.m. Thursday, October 9th, at the TOWN CENTER to conduct regular business for the month of October. (Details)